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It was a clear verathane finish that was applied to keep it looking natural.

   
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the vertical black line is a shadow line of an ajar door to the powder room

   
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I have owned many homes with knotty pine walls, in many, if not all, of the rooms. I have successfully changed the look in several ways. I have most often painted, and loved the look. I love that all the texture of the wood comes through, but I get a fresh color and hide the tired yellowed-wood look. I have also whitewashed or used a pickle, and they turned out lovely, however, if you want to skip the “aged” look but keep the texture, you may not want to choose this (I was working with beach cottages when I painted so the pop of soft yellow or white was wonderful on the walls). Last, I once had a professional strip the paint. I hired somebody because it was really important to me to preserve the fine details in the particular tongue and groove that was in that home.

I adore knotty pine, AND fresh, updated looks in well-preserved vintage homes, and I have always been vocal that one can achieve both.
   

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